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The Quiet Girl

“In a world of noise, this story of found family speaks loudest when saying nothing.” – Washington Post

The Quiet Girl technically lives up to its name, but speaks volumes about the transformative power of what it means to be loved.” – Globe and Mail

“A genuine work of art.” – Rolling Stone

“Expertly crafted with stirring grace and sensitivity.” – The Hollywood Reporter

“A heartfelt, beautifully homespun tale…remarkably moving.” – Variety

96% on Rotten Tomatoes


Set in rural Ireland in 1981, nine-year-old Cait is sent away from her overcrowded, dysfunctional family to live with foster parents for the summer. She blossoms in their care, but in this house where there are meant to be no secrets, she discovers one painful truth.